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The Essentials

Call Letters: WSWI
Frequency: 820am
City of License: Evansville
Metro(s): Evansville
Power: 250 watts - Day (ND - Day) (Class D)
Format: AAA
Address: 8600 University Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47112-3596
Phone: 812.464.1836
Ownership: University of Southern Indiana
Web Presence:
Notes: Also heard on WPSR-HD2 and translator W239CI

Station Personnel


GM: John Morris
Chief Engineer: Connie Keeling
Student Run; Staff Changes Yearly



President/GM: John A. Engelbrecht
Station Manager: Charles Blake
VP/Chief Engineer: George F. Stoltz
MD: Byron Zint
News Director: JOhn Bradford
Production Director: Byron Zint
Mornings: Byron Zint (5:00am - 9:00am)
Middays: Ken McCutchan (10:00am - 2:00pm)
Afternoons: Ralph Turpen (2:00pm - 6:00pm)
Overnights: Ralph Bell (10:00pm - 5:00am)


GM: Wayne Rinks
Chief Engineer: Frank Hertel
Station Manager: Nate Boerner
Station Manager: Chris Howard
PD: Pat Moore
PD: Chris Passage
PD: Andrew Bolin
PD: Kayla McCarty
MD: Melissa Budrow
MD (Alternative): Josh Alexander
MD (Dubstep): Ben Howard
MD (Hip-Hop): Jenae' Kelly
News Director: Holly Geibel
News Director: Kera Pesauento
News Director: Jessica Choquette
News Director: Shelby Spray
News Director: Maddie West
Promotions Director: Heath Gibbs
Promotions Director: Kelli Witzigreuter
Sports Director: Michael Robertson
Airstaff: Chris Cannon (Monday 1pm - 3pm, Wednesday 1pm - 3pm, Friday 1pm - 3pm)
Airstaff: Michael Eggleston (Monday 9am - 1pm, Wednesday 11am - 1pm, Friday 9am - 1pm)
Airstaff: Alex Hoffmann (Tuesday Signon - 9am, Wednesday Signon - 9am, Friday Signon - 9am)
Airstaff: Ben Howard (Tuesday 7pm - 9pm, Thursday 7pm - 9pm)
Airstaff: Lucy Jones (Monday 5pm - 7pm, Wednesday 5pm - 7pm)
Airstaff: Jenae' Kelly (Sunday Signon - 11am)
Airstaff: Clay Roth (Monday Signon - 9am, Tuesday Signon - 9am, Thursday Signon - 9am)
Airstaff: Kayla McCarty (Tuesday 3pm - 5pm, Thursday 3pm - 5pm)
Airstaff: Matt Peak (Tuesday 9am - 11am, Thursday 9am - 11am)
Airstaff: Jaimie Salazar (Tuesday 1pm - 3pm, Thursday 1pm - 3pm)
Airstaff: ThuThienSuong Trinh (Tuesday 11am - 1pm, Thursday 11am - 1pm)
Airstaff: Saxony Wynecoop (Tuesday 5pm - 7pm, Thursday 5pm - 7pm)

Station History

820am signed on August 6, 1947.


Associated Press affiliate. Owned by South Central Broadcasting Corp.


For Further Reading...

"Local TV, Radio Stations Receive Journalism Awards". Evansville Courier & Press 19 June 1999, Final Edition, Metro Section, B6.

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